The Architectural Style of A. Hays Town by A. Hays Town, published by Amdulaine Publications, 1985, 1st Printing of 5,000 copies; SIGNED by A. Hayes Town on title page; (6),212 pages; oversized - approximately 11 1/2" x 16"; illustrated with 106 full-page Preliminary Sketches (sketches on one side only), with name of building, location & date on the facing page; Index. Although most sketches are houses in Louisiana, there are also several from Mississippi, 3 from Texas, 1 each from Alabama, Arkansas, and St. John Island. Title page with signature in photo #2, while photo #3 shows printed signature. Photo #4 is The Bouligny House in Lafayette, Louisiana, dated 1982. Photo #5 is The Ashbrook House (second Preliminary) in Monroe, Louisiana, dated 1985.
This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. The book is in excellent condition (small previous owner inscription front endpaper; 1/2" tear to rear pastedown near gutter); the dust jacket is in very good condition (light/minor surface indentations/scratches front & rear panels; tiny chip top rear edge). A very nice copy of this scarce Signed 1st edition, and a nice addition for the collector.
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